LG is trying to dominate the smartphone market with their fastest dual core touch phone Optimus 2X . LG Optimus 2X is considered as the world’s first mainstream device that is capable of recording in 1080p. The latest smartphone comes with 4 inch LCD IPS display with 800×480 resolutions. Android 2.2 (Froyo) is used in this touch phone.
Bottom of the front screen consists of four touch sensitive buttons and that are capable of running all the main functions in LG optimus 2X. The design looks clean and smooth. Back side of the phone is plastic with a leathery texture. This feature is common in latest touch phones. Design makes the phone rigid and it is also because of the metallic structure in the body. Power button is placed at the top. Browsing features are perfectly integrated with the Google Android OS. The webpage loading time is much faster when compared with the other smartphones like Google Nexus and iPhone 4. Phone’s display has similar features like iPhone 4 eventhough iPhone has 960×640 high resolution.
LG Optimus 2X Specifications
Nvidia Dual Core Tegra 2 processor with a speed of 1 GHz is used in Optimus 2X. It is running in Android 2.2 (Froyo) and can be upgradeable to Android 2.3 (Gingerbread). 8 MP camera does shoot very good and is capable for taking photos in dim environments. You can enjoy the photos in high quality with Optimus 2X’s display system. Video calling can be enable with its 1.3 mega pixel front camera . LG Optimus 2X supports micro SD card upto 32 GB and an 8 GB internal memory space is also available in it. Another main feature of this HDMI output. It can be able to play movies on an HD TV in 1080 p. Video play back feature is excellent with its 1 GHz processor. LG included some additional features like Accelerator sensor, Proximity sensor , Social network integration, Touch sensitive controls, Digital compass and Gyro sensor. 3.5 mm audio jack is placed at the top. 4G is not supported in this LG smartphone. Dimensions of LG Optimus 2X is 123.9×63.2×10.9mm and weighs about 139 gms. Li-ion 1500 mAh standard battery is used in Optimus 2X. You can use Bluetooth 2.1 in it. It will deliver upto 400h of stand by time and about 8 hours of talk time. If you play a 30 minutes video in youtube via WiFi it will consume about 9% of the total battery power. This is a bit higher when compared to Google Nexus S.
LG Optimus 2X Price and Launch Date
This phone will cost EUR 499 for Black and EUR 549 for Brown in Amazon Germany. In India LG Optimus 2X will cost about Rs. 35000/-. Hopefully it will be available in the market at the mid of March 2011.